Financial Aid

Announcements

Spring 2017 financial aid appeal meeting

2017-02-06

Financial Aid’s next appeal meeting for Spring 2017 aid will be February 10th, at 9:00 am, located in the science and ag building, room 202.

SPRING 2017 SAP MEETING

2017-01-03

For current OPSU students that need to appeal for their Spring 2017 financial aid the meeting is scheduled for January 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., in the Science and Ag building, room 202.

If you have any questions please contact the Financial Aid office at 580-349-1582 or email at financial.aid@opsu.edu

2016 Financial Aid Exit Interview

2016-12-22

If you DO NOT PLAN to return to OPSU in Spring 2017 and you have had a Federal Direct and or Plus loan during your attendance at OPSU, we are asking you to take the time to complete your Exit interview by clicking the link below. You are also welcome to come by our office and a member of the Financial Aid team will assist you in completing it.

www.studentloans.gov

If you have already completed the Exit interview process, disregard this notice and have a Merry Christmas!!

Federal regulations require that any student that has borrowed Title IV loans and leaves the university for any reason must complete an Exit counseling interview. The confirmation number will be automatically sent to our office.

Thank you and good luck in your future.

OPSU makes every effort to make higher education affordable to all students. Once a student's financial need has been established, there are several ways in which the University can help.

All financial aid paperwork should be completed at least six weeks prior to the beginning of each semester. All correspondence from this office will be through your student email account. It is your responsibility to check this account.

Contact us for any questions

Phone: 580-349-1580

Email: financial.aid@opsu.edu

Fax: 580-349-1586

Mail:
OPSU Financial Aid
PO Box 430
Goodwell, OK 73939

Or stop by:
Sewell-Loofbourrow 106

Message From the Financial Aid Office

I want to remind students that this is not an overnight process. Once you have filled out your FAFSA application at www.fafsa.ed.gov, you will receive a confirmation from FAFSA that your application has been submitted and they will provide you with an estimate of what financial aid you might receive. Please remember that this is just an ESTMIATE. The financial aid office at OPSU will not receive your application for approximately 24-48 hours.

We will then start the process to determine the aid for which you qualify.

Expect this process to take up to 3 weeks if your paperwork is filled out correctly and no corrections are required.

We will correspond with you through the email you entered on your FAFSA or your student email. So please check your email periodically for communication from us. Students are selected at random by the federal government for verification of the income reported on their FAFSA application. When we receive your application we are notified of that request and at that time we will request you and your parents 2013 tax information from you. Depending on how quickly you return that information will also determine how long it takes to process your application.

Please call us anytime with questions but also be patient. It is not an overnight process.

Thank you.

Important information regarding athletics, security, drug and alcohol policies and graduation rates:

Assistance for OPSU Students Includes

For Additional Information Contact: Lori Ferguson, Director of Financial Aid